Period
to 28 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 439 287 303
Rank change year-on-year -152 +16 -27
Contract jobs citing HP 144 125 225
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.80% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 90 158
10th Percentile £205 £223 £144
25th Percentile £261 £315 £176
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £425 £350
Median % change year-on-year - +21.43% -9.68%
75th Percentile £496 £500 £454
90th Percentile £590 £526 £516
England median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
10th Percentile £18.00 £20.90 £14.80
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -3.74%
75th Percentile £23.00 £23.25 £20.00
90th Percentile - £23.70 £21.40
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £16.23
% change year-on-year +7.07% +0.74% +9.31%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,701 6,943 11,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.43% 38.58% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,493 4,708 8,192
10th Percentile £343 £300 £256
25th Percentile £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £663 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £520 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 69 209
10th Percentile £14.83 £12.76 £12.49
25th Percentile £20.89 £20.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.65 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +20.08% +27.76% +9.79%
75th Percentile £49.25 £51.00 £29.96
90th Percentile £58.38 £64.30 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.24 £18.50
% change year-on-year -13.92% +25.59% +5.71%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -60 14 £471 +84.80% 13
South London - 2 £350 -
East London -7 1 £450 +12.50% 2
West London -29 1 - - 7
HP
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 73 (50.69%) Windows
2 56 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 55 (38.19%) VMware
4 46 (31.94%) Finance
5 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 41 (28.47%) Cisco
7 40 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
8 36 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 33 (22.92%) Dell
9 33 (22.92%) Firewall
10 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
11 31 (21.53%) Windows Server
12 28 (19.44%) Citrix
12 28 (19.44%) Azure
13 25 (17.36%) Linux
14 24 (16.67%) ITIL
15 23 (15.97%) DHCP
15 23 (15.97%) DNS
15 23 (15.97%) SAN
15 23 (15.97%) JIRA
16 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
17 20 (13.89%) LAN
17 20 (13.89%) Windows 7
17 20 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (13.19%) AWS
19 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
19 18 (12.50%) SCCM
19 18 (12.50%) Java
19 18 (12.50%) Data Centre

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.25%) Confluence
2 8 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.39%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.39%) IIS
4 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.39%) SAS
4 2 (1.39%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.69%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
2 28 (19.44%) Azure
3 19 (13.19%) AWS
4 11 (7.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (4.17%) IaaS
6 3 (2.08%) SaaS
7 2 (1.39%) Cohesity
7 2 (1.39%) GCP
7 2 (1.39%) GitHub
7 2 (1.39%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.39%) PaaS
7 2 (1.39%) Rubrik
7 2 (1.39%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.69%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.69%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.69%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.69%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.69%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.92%) Firewall
2 23 (15.97%) DHCP
2 23 (15.97%) DNS
2 23 (15.97%) SAN
3 20 (13.89%) LAN
4 15 (10.42%) VPN
5 12 (8.33%) Network Security
5 12 (8.33%) WAN
6 9 (6.25%) NAS
6 9 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.86%) Internet
7 7 (4.86%) Wireless
8 6 (4.17%) Junos
8 6 (4.17%) VLAN
9 5 (3.47%) IPsec
9 5 (3.47%) IPv4
9 5 (3.47%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.78%) VoIP
11 3 (2.08%) BGP
11 3 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.39%) InfluxDB
4 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.69%) DataStage
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (15.97%) JIRA
2 12 (8.33%) Selenium
3 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.86%) JMeter
5 6 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 6 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.78%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.08%) TestLink
8 2 (1.39%) AppScan
8 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.39%) Burp Suite
8 2 (1.39%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.39%) NeoLoad
8 2 (1.39%) Rational Robot
8 2 (1.39%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.39%) SilkTest
8 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 46 (31.94%) Finance
2 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.64%) Banking
5 8 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (4.17%) Local Government
6 6 (4.17%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.08%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.08%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.08%) Retail
9 2 (1.39%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.39%) Legal
9 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.69%) Law
10 1 (0.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 16 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 13 (9.03%) Analyst
3 13 (9.03%) Network Engineer
4 12 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 12 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Administrator
6 10 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.56%) IT Support
7 8 (5.56%) Tester
8 7 (4.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) IT Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Architect
9 6 (4.17%) Consultant
9 6 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) Middleware
2 7 (4.86%) SOAP
3 6 (4.17%) REST
3 6 (4.17%) XML
4 5 (3.47%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.78%) JSON
6 2 (1.39%) .NET
6 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.39%) DOM
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.39%) React
6 2 (1.39%) Redux
6 2 (1.39%) Spring
6 2 (1.39%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.39%) WebSockets
7 1 (0.69%) CSS
7 1 (0.69%) HTML
7 1 (0.69%) JDBC
7 1 (0.69%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.25%) PKI
3 7 (4.86%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.47%) Replication
5 2 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.39%) iPhone
5 2 (1.39%) NHS
5 2 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) BYOD
6 1 (0.69%) CCTV
6 1 (0.69%) CMDB
6 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.69%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (50.69%) Windows
2 36 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 31 (21.53%) Windows Server
4 25 (17.36%) Linux
5 20 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.64%) Unix
6 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (5.56%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.17%) Android
9 6 (4.17%) HPUX
9 6 (4.17%) Solaris
10 3 (2.08%) AIX
10 3 (2.08%) VMS
11 2 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.67%) ITIL
2 17 (11.81%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (9.03%) DevOps
5 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (6.94%) CI/CD
6 10 (6.94%) Test Management
7 9 (6.25%) Change Management
7 9 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
8 8 (5.56%) Service Management
9 7 (4.86%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (4.86%) ITSM
9 7 (4.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (4.86%) Patch Management
9 7 (4.86%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (4.86%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (4.17%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (4.17%) Defect Management
10 6 (4.17%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.50%) Java
1 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (9.72%) Python
3 13 (9.03%) SQL
4 11 (7.64%) Bash
4 11 (7.64%) Perl
5 10 (6.94%) C#
5 10 (6.94%) PHP
6 8 (5.56%) VBScript
7 7 (4.86%) Ruby
8 4 (2.78%) C
8 4 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.78%) VB
9 3 (2.08%) C++
10 2 (1.39%) Korn
10 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.69%) Groovy
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) MCITP
2 6 (4.17%) MCSE
2 6 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.47%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.47%) MCSA
4 4 (2.78%) CCA
4 4 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.78%) MCP
4 4 (2.78%) MCTS
4 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.08%) CCNP
5 3 (2.08%) ISEB
6 2 (1.39%) CCNA
6 2 (1.39%) CEH
6 2 (1.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.39%) Accessibility
4 2 (1.39%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (1.39%) SLA
5 1 (0.69%) GDPR
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 40 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.03%) XenApp
4 11 (7.64%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.25%) NFS
6 6 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.17%) vSphere
6 6 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.39%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.39%) Docker
8 2 (1.39%) Firmware
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.69%) KVM
9 1 (0.69%) vCloud
9 1 (0.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (12.50%) SCCM
2 13 (9.03%) Ansible
2 13 (9.03%) HP ALM
3 10 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (6.25%) WSUS
5 8 (5.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (5.56%) Terraform
6 7 (4.86%) NetBackup
7 5 (3.47%) FortiGate
8 4 (2.78%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.78%) MobiControl
8 4 (2.78%) PowerCLI
9 3 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (2.08%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.08%) vRealize
10 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (38.19%) VMware
2 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 41 (28.47%) Cisco
4 33 (22.92%) Dell
5 28 (19.44%) Citrix
6 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
7 17 (11.81%) NetApp
8 15 (10.42%) Oracle
9 13 (9.03%) CheckPoint
9 13 (9.03%) EMC
10 12 (8.33%) Juniper
11 11 (7.64%) IBM
12 10 (6.94%) Aruba
13 9 (6.25%) McAfee
14 8 (5.56%) Apple
14 8 (5.56%) ServiceNow
15 6 (4.17%) CA
15 6 (4.17%) Ivanti
15 6 (4.17%) Qualys
16 5 (3.47%) Avaya